Risk Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 6 August 2019

Risk Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 6 August 2019
  • IRESS improves Xplan

  • FPA CPD platform launch

  • CountPlus shareholders in favour of acquiring Count Financial

  • CBA approved to divest CFSGAM

  • APRA stakeholder survey shows regulator favour dropping

  • NAB document leak

  • MLC adviser fee class action plans

  • ASIC suing ANZ over periodical fee payments

  • FASEA exam update

  • Grandfathering commissions proposed ban date 1 January 2021

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Fund Product, Company and regulatory Updates as at 18 April 2018

  • FirstWrap adds CFSGAM model portfolio
  • Equities strategy launched by active manager
  • Global ESG bond fund launched by Dimensional
  • Sunsuper slashes premiums, signs super code
  • ESG global equities fund unveiled by Natixis
  • Two active ETFs launched by Vanguard
  • Crypto-heavy fund launched by DigitalX
  • Digital advice compliance business acquired by IRESS
  • Pathway sold by Netwealth
  • Digital community to be created by OneVue via acquisition
  • Australian asset manager to rebrand
  • Nationwide Super cuts fees, joins Russell alliance
  • CFSGAM strategic review outcome
  • ASIC more than doubles fees
  • AUSTRAC regulates cryptocurrency service providers
  • British and Australian fintech cooperation strengthens
  • Octani’s AFS licence cancelled
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Fund People as at 6 December 2016

  • ANZ appoints new sustainable finance head, head of Australian economics
  • LGIAsuper appoints new chair
  • CFSGAM appoints new director of infrastructure investments
  • BTIM appoints new director
  • VicSuper appoints new CIO
  • NZ Financial Services Council appoints Richard Klipin
  • ANZ appoints new head of Australian economics
  • Cbus appoints new GM of investments taxation
  • 2016 AIST Excellence Awards
  • Selecting Super Super Fund of the Year
  • CBA director retires
  • IOOF redundancies and new appointments
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Fund People as at 11 October 2016

  • StatePlus appoints new CEO
  • CFSGAM appoints investment team members
  • REST appoints GM investments
  • IOOF chair retires, new non-executive director appointed
  • LGIAsuper chair resigns
  • State Street head of Australia and New Zealand departs
  • Morgan Stanley CEO resigns, successor named
  • AFA annual awards
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Fund People as at 21 June 2016

  • CFSGAM appoints senior portfolio manager
  • ANZ appoints CCO
  • Energy Super appoints three new managers
  • AMP Capital appoints NZ fixed income co-head, head of industrial
  • CBA appoints director
  • Equity Trustees appoints new senior manager
  • LUCRF Super appoints new employer representative director
  • Suncorp CEO resigns
  • PIMCO restructure results in retrenchment
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